Free Health Fair in Pomona

 From the Heart Church Ministries of Pomona Fourth Free Annual Community Health Fair will be held on Saturday, August 23rd from 8:00am to 4:00pm.  All health care services are free: hearing & vision screening, dental care services, blood pressure and blood glucose screening, cholesterol check,  physicals, Breast Ultra Sound, Carotid Artery Screening, HIV testing (results in 15 minutes), haircuts, massages, acupuncture, chiropractic maneuvers, face painting for children, free food, games, prize giveaways and much more.  Please join us at 655 N. Mills Avenue, Pomona, CA 91767. It will be a day of health, education, fun, and fellowship for everyone. For questions call 909-621-2883.

Doggie Pool-ooza

As the dog days of summer come to an end and the regular summer swim season closes, San Bernardino County Regional Parks hosts its Doggie Pool-ooza event at Cucamonga-Guasti Regional Park in Ontario on Saturday, September 6th. During this annual event owners can bring their four legged pals, who have had to endure the summer in a fur coat, for one last dip in the cool pool. 

The event is sponsored by the Rancho Regional Veterinary Hospital, the VCA Central Animal Hospital, and Ontario Spay and Neuter, who will be providing discounted nail trimming for $5 and $15 micro-chipping. The event will also include vendor booths, Li’l Dog Races and other contests, such as the K-9 Swimsuit Competition, Talent Show and Barking contest. There will be demonstrations on pet first-aid and a Humane Society workshop. Don’t miss the Disc Dogs Frisbee Show at 11:30 a.m. and 3:15 p.m.

If you don’t already have a pet, there will be on-site adoption opportunities from Animals R First Fund, Grey Save, Rescue Works!, Upland Animal Services, and Hope to Home for Cats. There will be a food truck area for all human attendees, including the Baby’s Bad-Ass Burgers,the Bakery Truck, California Grill Truck, Cousin’s Maine Lobster, and the Rolling Sushi Truck. To cool the humans off, Snowie’s Californiawill have their shaved ice on sale including a syrup station to put your own flavors on the icy treat.

Friends of Regional Parks will there be collecting slightly used/clean blankets, bags of dry dog food, and other dog supplies to be donated to local pet shelters. Each item donated will enter participants into a drawing for fabulous pet prizes.

Canine participants must be six-months-old, have a current license and proof of up-to-date vaccinations, and must be on a six-foot leash when not in the pool. 

Entry fee is $5 per person and $1 per canine participant, parking is free with admission.  The event is on Saturday, September 6 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Cucamonga-Guasti Regional Park. The park is located at 800 North Archibald Avenue, Ontario, Ca 91764. For more information call the San Bernardino Regional Parks Department at (909) 387-2461.

 

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How to get your event posted on this page

If your non-profit group has an upcoming event, send the information to David Wylie at David@kolafm.com. Please send at least two weeks before your event!